Boeing to expand use of Dassault Systèmes’ 3DEXPERIENCE platform

Boeing to expand use of Dassault Systèmes’ 3DEXPERIENCE platform
By Sean Dudley | 25 July 2017

Company to use technology across its commercial aviation, space and defence programmes

Microsoft’s 2017 hackathon to solve society’s big problems

Microsoft’s 2017 hackathon to solve society’s big problems
By Elizabeth Robinson | 25 July 2017

Microsoft employees use their technological abilities to generate business ideas

ARC Advisory Group forum focuses on digital enterprise

ARC Advisory Group forum focuses on digital enterprise
By Rebecca Gibson | 24 July 2017

Sharada Prahladrao gives an overview of the key topics at ARC Advisory Group’s 15th India Forum

Sharada Prahladrao gives an overview of the key topics at ARC Advisory Group’s 15th India Forum

UK CEOs see digital technology as an opportunity, says KPMG

UK CEOs see digital technology as an opportunity, says KPMG
By Rebecca Gibson | 24 July 2017

New survey shows 37% are struggling to keep pace, but recognise the importance of technology

Microsoft and Baidu partner to support autonomous vehicle growth

Microsoft and Baidu partner to support autonomous vehicle growth
By Sean Dudley | 21 July 2017

Azure cloud to help provide global scale for Baidu’s Apollo open platform

LinkedIn app brings business connections to Windows 10

LinkedIn app brings business connections to Windows 10
By Rebecca Lambert | 20 July 2017

The new app allows users to access LinkedIn updates straight from the Start menu

Dun & Bradstreet harness Azure to provide more customers with data

Dun & Bradstreet harness Azure to provide more customers with data
By Sean Dudley | 20 July 2017

Company’s core applications to be powered by and new services built using cloud platform

DXC Technology celebrates Microsoft Partner of the Year awards

DXC Technology celebrates Microsoft Partner of the Year awards
By Rebecca Gibson | 19 July 2017

Technology company recognised for work with Microsoft Dynamics, Office 365 and the cloud

Accountants must go digital to remain competitive

Accountants must go digital to remain competitive
By Elizabeth Robinson | 19 July 2017

Prodware report explores how cloud and AI help firms meet customer expectations

Six ways that Microsoft is advancing AI technology

Six ways that Microsoft is advancing AI technology
By Elizabeth Robinson | 18 July 2017

Microsoft shares how it is using AI to tackle environmental challenges and improve lives

Worldwide spending on robotics to hit US$230.7 billion in 2021, says IDC

Worldwide spending on robotics to hit US$230.7 billion in 2021, says IDC
By Rebecca Gibson | 17 July 2017

AI and machine learning are driving robotics for industrial, commercial, and consumer use

Artificial intelligence: make sure you’re aware of the risks

Artificial intelligence: make sure you’re aware of the risks
By Guest | 17 July 2017

Tom Srail from Willis Towers Watson says that, while the rise of AI is providing many new opportunities for insurance companies, it is also presenting a number of risks

Willis Towers Watson's Tom Srail says insurers should take care when adopting AI solutions 

PDM Technology brings CAD and ERP together

PDM Technology brings CAD and ERP together
By Guest | 14 July 2017

PDM Technology has launched its CAD/ERP LINK solution with initial support for SOLIDWORKS, which aims to provide valuable data exchange between engineering and operations departments. Jørgen Schiønning Larsen, the company’s business development manager, tells us more

Jørgen Schiønning Larsen from PDM Technology outlines the new CAD/ERP LINK solution

The benefits of bringing bots to insurance

The benefits of bringing bots to insurance
By Guest | 14 July 2017

Dennis Vanderlip from Microsoft explains how insurers are exploring the potential of artificial intelligence to better serve their customers and run a more efficient operation

Microsoft's Dennis Vanderlip explains how insurers are exploring the potential of artificial intelligence

 

Security is made easy at Portuguese payment provider Unicre

Security is made easy at Portuguese payment provider Unicre
By Lindsay James | 14 July 2017

Unicre is benefitting from enhanced security thanks to Barracuda Networks’ Web Application Firewall

Unicre is benefitting from enhanced security thanks to Barracuda Networks’ Web Application Firewall

IP EXPO Europe

IP EXPO Europe
By Rebecca Gibson | 14 July 2017

4-5 October; ExCeL London, UK

Event will cover cloud, cybersecurity, networks and Infrastructure, AI, analytics and IoT

BMW to integrate Skype for Business in new 5 Series

BMW to integrate Skype for Business in new 5 Series
By Lindsay James | 14 July 2017

BMW announced it will expand its connected car services, making Skype meetings available in car

Accenture opens IIoT innovation centre in Germany

Accenture opens IIoT innovation centre in Germany
By Rebecca Gibson | 13 July 2017

Facility will help clients design and prototype digital solutions for engineering and manufacturing 

British Museum harnesses big data to analyse visitor trends

British Museum harnesses big data to analyse visitor trends
By Sean Dudley | 13 July 2017

Microsoft Azure and Power BI being used to help sculpt visitor experience 

Is your business truly ready for the cloud?

Is your business truly ready for the cloud?
By Guest | 13 July 2017

Paul Timmins from DXC Technology explains that a readiness review is essential for companies to start their journey to a successful digital transformation

Paul Timmins from DXC Technology explains that a readiness review is key to digital transformation

Enterprise mobility and security isn’t optional

Enterprise mobility and security isn’t optional
By Lindsay James | 13 July 2017

As BYOD takes hold, and more companies are collaborating with multiple shareholders, the need for effective enterprise mobility and security becomes essential. GCI’s Mike Constantine tells us more

GCI’s Mike Constantine says that many enterprises are putting themselves at huge risk

Sinefa helps TOURtech to transform wi-fi performance at live events

Sinefa helps TOURtech to transform wi-fi performance at live events
By Elizabeth Robinson | 12 July 2017

Live events challenge the temporary data networks that support them, but TOURtech has met this obstacle head on

TOURtech meets data network challenges with visualisation solution

BrainStorm and Microsoft team up to offer Office 365 QuickHelp

BrainStorm and Microsoft team up to offer Office 365 QuickHelp
By Rebecca Gibson | 12 July 2017

Online learning platform helps enterprises get the best out of their Microsoft technology

What is 'cloud slicing' and how will it transform learning?

What is 'cloud slicing' and how will it transform learning?
By Guest | 12 July 2017

Corey Hynes from Learn On Demand Systems says cloud slicing will change hands-on learning

Why DXC Technology and Microsoft make a great team

Why DXC Technology and Microsoft make a great team
By Guest | 12 July 2017

DXC Technology highlights how its technical expertise and partnership with Microsoft are helping companies worldwide to go digital

DXC Technology highlights how its partnership with Microsoft is helping companies to go digital  

Bringing everything together for a better customer experience

Bringing everything together for a better customer experience
By Guest | 12 July 2017

Dassault Systèmes’ Andy Kalambi explains how the 3DEXPERIENCE platform is enabling companies to create a culture centred around collaboration and digitisation

Dassault Systèmes’ Andy Kalambi explains the need to focus on collaboration and digitisation

Major hotel chains to attend HTNG Asia-Pacific Conference

Major hotel chains to attend HTNG Asia-Pacific Conference
By Rebecca Gibson | 11 July 2017

Sessions will focus on the hospitality journey, and mixed, virtual and augmented reality in hotels

IDC survey reveals three key drivers for enterprise cloud adoption

IDC survey reveals three key drivers for enterprise cloud adoption
By Rebecca Gibson | 11 July 2017

Companies deploy cloud to improve agility, enhance security and standardise IT infrastructure

Microsoft 365: what is it and how will it benefit businesses?

Microsoft 365: what is it and how will it benefit businesses?
By Rebecca Lambert | 10 July 2017

The new combined Office 365 and Windows 10 offering will be available to buy from next month

Inspire 2017: Microsoft announces Azure Stack is available to order

Inspire 2017: Microsoft announces Azure Stack is available to order
By Lindsay James | 10 July 2017

Integrated systems are now available to order from partners including Dell, EMC, HPE, and Lenovo

Microsoft Inspire 2017 opens its doors to over 17,000 visitors

Microsoft Inspire 2017 opens its doors to over 17,000 visitors
By Lindsay James | 10 July 2017

Microsoft’s partner event kicked off today in Washington D.C. with a record number of attendees

It’s time to stop meetings from holding you back

It’s time to stop meetings from holding you back
By Guest | 10 July 2017

Alister Esam from eShare explains that, while technology has informed and improved many areas of business over the last few decades, meetings in many organisations remain curiously untouched by modern technology

Alister Esam from eShare says meetings in many organisations remain untouched by modern technology

How manufacturers are using simulation to see the unseen

How manufacturers are using simulation to see the unseen
By Sean Dudley | 10 July 2017

Dassault Systèmes’ Sumanth Kumar explains how SIMULIA applications are helping workers from a spectrum of industries use simulation models to start seeing the unseen

Dassault Systèmes’ Sumanth Kumar explains how SIMULIA applications are helping manufacturers

Bay Equity uses Surface Pro to stay one step ahead of the game

Bay Equity uses Surface Pro to stay one step ahead of the game
By Sean Dudley | 07 July 2017

US retail mortgage lending company enables growth by embracing digital transformation

Why broadcasting is so much better in the cloud

Why broadcasting is so much better in the cloud
By Lindsay James | 07 July 2017

Tony Emerson explains why Microsoft’s Azure cloud is proving to be the platform of choice for leading broadcasters who want to stay ahead now and in the future

Tony Emerson explains why Microsoft’s Azure cloud is the platform of choice for leading broadcasters

Microsoft Workplace Analytics lifts the lid on worker productivity

Microsoft Workplace Analytics lifts the lid on worker productivity
By Rebecca Lambert | 06 July 2017

The solution analyses e-mail and calendar data to show how people work and spend their time

Microsoft announces new set of Azure Services in the UK

Microsoft announces new set of Azure Services in the UK
By Lindsay James | 06 July 2017

New services include Azure Container Service, Log Analytics, Logic Apps and Azure Stream Analytics


The secret to staying ahead of the game in manufacturing

The secret to staying ahead of the game in manufacturing
By Sean Dudley | 06 July 2017

Microsoft’s Enrique Andaluz explains how companies can create a culture of innovation to ensure continued competitiveness and progression

Microsoft’s Enrique Andaluz explains how manufacturers can create a culture of innovation 

How AI can enhance the customer experience

How AI can enhance the customer experience
By Rebecca Lambert | 06 July 2017

We explore how artificial intelligence could improve banks’ ability to personalise the customer experience and identify patterns in ways that humans can’t

How artificial intelligence could improve banks’ ability to personalise the customer experience 

Why it is imperative to make collaboration secure

Why it is imperative to make collaboration secure
By Guest | 05 July 2017

Having the ability to share information is crucial to success in today’s business environment, something that is very effectively done via the cloud. While this brings huge benefits, businesses need to be aware of the security implications, warns Chris Hill from Barracuda

Chris Hill from Barracuda says having the ability to share information is crucial, but it needs to be secure

The tech that’s empowering the teams of tomorrow

The tech that’s empowering the teams of tomorrow
By Lindsay James | 05 July 2017

The Microsoft Office 365 collaboration suite now has over 100 million monthly commercial active users and growing. We discover what makes it so popular, and why businesses from Facebook to AXA are using Microsoft tools to better connect their workforce

Why businesses from Facebook to AXA are using Microsoft tools to better connect their workforce 

How Microsoft and KPMG are transforming healthcare

How Microsoft and KPMG are transforming healthcare
By Lindsay James | 05 July 2017

KPMG has created a data analytics platform using the Azure cloud and the Cortana Intelligence Suite

81% of people would spend more for a better experience, says Capgemini

81% of people would spend more for a better experience, says Capgemini
By Rebecca Gibson | 04 July 2017

Firms with closely linked business and customer experience operations win big, finds report

The Summer 2017 issue of The Record is out now

The Summer 2017 issue of The Record is out now
By Lindsay James | 03 July 2017

This issue covers topics including collaboration, AI, smart cities, analytics, the future of retailing and more

GCI makes its fifth acquisition in 18 months

GCI makes its fifth acquisition in 18 months
By Lindsay James | 03 July 2017

The managed technology services provider has acquired IT consultancy firm Blue Chip 

Accenture to provide Windows 10 to 400,000 employees

Accenture to provide Windows 10 to 400,000 employees
By Sean Dudley | 03 July 2017

Company aiming to deliver operating system to majority of staff by 2018

Microsoft completes acquisition of cloud investment advisor Cloudyn

Microsoft completes acquisition of cloud investment advisor Cloudyn
By Sean Dudley | 30 June 2017

Move will support customers and allow them to make the most of the cloud 

How EBC Brakes is increasing efficiency through hybrid cloud

How EBC Brakes is increasing efficiency through hybrid cloud
By Lindsay James | 30 June 2017

With help from GCI and Bimotech, EBC Brakes is reaping the rewards of moving its data to the Microsoft Azure hybrid cloud

With help from GCI and Bimotech, EBC Brakes is reaping the rewards of Microsoft's Azure cloud

 

Microsoft Inspire

Microsoft Inspire
By Rebecca Gibson | 29 June 2017

9-13 July; Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington DC, US

Event will update attendees on Microsoft strategy and product roadmaps

Four arrested as police work with Microsoft to crack down on fraudsters

Four arrested as police work with Microsoft to crack down on fraudsters
By Lindsay James | 29 June 2017

The arrests are the result of two years of investigative work by the City of London Police and Microsoft